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prop / puntal
prop   1   [prɒp]
A. -noun
1. (literally)   (architecture, mining)   puntal (m)   (for clothesline)   palo (m)   (nautical)   escora (f)   *   (aeronautics)   also propeller   hélice (f)   (Rugby)   also prop forward   pilier (m)   (theatre)   also property   accesorio (m)   props   accesorios masculine plural,   at(t)rezzo masculine singular
2. (figurative)   sosténoun (m),   apoyo (m)
B. -transitive verb
(=support)   apuntalar
(=rest, lean)   apoyar   (figurative)   sostener,   apoyar
·to prop a ladder against a wall
·apoyar una escalera contra una pared
·the door was propped open with a bucket
·habían puesto un cubo para que no se cerrara la puerta
C. -compound
·prop shaft   *   -noun   (aeronautics)   also propeller shaft   árbol (m) de la hélice
prop   2   -abbreviation   (commerce)   proprietor
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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